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Old 06-08-2012, 12:14 AM
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Default Why no SP140 ?


I wanted to use 3x 140mm Corsair fans due to its static pressure to push air into a triple radiator. However, there is no SP140! Only SP120! why why why!
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Old 06-08-2012, 12:42 AM
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'cause Corsair believes that SP120 will do what normal 140mm can do
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Old 06-08-2012, 09:16 AM
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The Hydro Series only support 120mm fans, So it might be a reason why they didn't add it to the list. But it may appear in the future.
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Old 06-08-2012, 02:10 PM
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Btw, I want the SP140 for Phobya, EK, XSPC, etc... 420 radiators :p
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Old 06-10-2012, 12:55 AM
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there are better spec fans in the 140 variety unless it is just the color ring insert you are looking at..
the BGears B-Blaster @ 12v has 104cfm -3.5mm/h20 - 1800rpm - 36dBa
the rest fall into the 1.5-2.3mm/h2o catagory.

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Old 06-13-2012, 03:47 PM
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I don't really know what the reason is but I am suspecting that it is possible that there are more variety of radiator that are based on 120mm spec compared to a 140mm. That is just my guess, I could be wrong.
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Old 06-15-2012, 04:34 AM
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An SP140 would also make a good intake fan for keeping your HDD's cool
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